Why Joss Whedon Will Forever Be One of My Feminist Writer Icons

He depicted in Firefly with Malcolm Reynolds and Inara Serra a valid, loving relationship between a sex worker and a non-client with verve and panache. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KVlptrFFtRg He exploded the myth that mental illness is not a superpower. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXCaF68sDPU He made rape culture a main element of a science fiction universe and no one cared. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrjJEqHVuKg He … Continue reading Why Joss Whedon Will Forever Be One of My Feminist Writer Icons

A GOOD MAN IS EASY TO KILL

Let me tell you about a sort of hero of mine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9h3ikhebwGk See, a while ago, I was hired to do some consulting work on a new amusement park. I was pretty established in my law firm and they needed someone to do a kind of risk assessment. It was a pretty new kind of … Continue reading A GOOD MAN IS EASY TO KILL

Trump Was The Perfect President In These Late Days. He Provided Not Moral Leadership, Was a Joke of a Role Model, And Offered Only A Chance For Us Individually to Find Our Inner Strength, Alone.

In science fiction there is the concept of the cusp of civilization where it reaches a crisis point that decides whether it will survive into the expansive future, or destroy itself due to its internal contradictions and flaws. There is an issue inherent in human nature that pleasure and ease leads to weakness. And pain … Continue reading Trump Was The Perfect President In These Late Days. He Provided Not Moral Leadership, Was a Joke of a Role Model, And Offered Only A Chance For Us Individually to Find Our Inner Strength, Alone.